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Hawksworth Wood Primary School, day trip

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Hawksworth Wood Primary School, day trip
c1952/53. Image shows a smiling group of Hawksworth Wood Primary School, or Council School as it was known then, pupils pictured with their teacher in front of a Wallace Arnold coach. The location is actually Bolton Bridge, near Bolton Abbey in North Yorkshire, but it shows these Leeds school children looking as if they are having a good time on their day trip. From left to right on the front row are; Brenda Keeble, Jeff Covey, Ann Vollens, Trevor Davis and Gordon Little. Of the boys standing, from right to left this time are; John Brooks, Mick Webster, Peter Gabbitas, Graham Booth (half hidden), Dougy Walker, Roger Fitzpatrick and Ken Baldwin (wearing a cap). The tall girl with blond hair standing at the back is Janet Littlejohn. Hawksworth Wood Primary School is situated in Cragside Walk. Image courtesy of Ken Baldwin.

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Trevor Buckley

I was in the class above and remember many of the names and faces in the photo. Does anybody have any photos for this class. Fellow pupils were Terry Burnell, Eric Child, John Shaw, Pat Blakey, Joan Upton,


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Ken Baldwin

Hi Trevor I remember your name but I think you where in a class above this one, Think Terry and Eric where also in a class above this one, was John Shaw a Scottish lad I remember him living near the fish shop on Vesper road nearest the forge, I also remember Michael Craven and Michael Brooks and Alan Roberts all keen fisher men.




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